Not a surprise when you figure they're both from Chicago. But a surprise when you remember that the Trib has *never* endorsed a Democrat for president, and only twice dating back to Lincoln endorsed a candidate other than the GOP nominee.
I've been researching it a bit, and there is some worry about Splenda being bad for you because of the chlorine that is being put into the sugar... I'll see if I can find that link again. It was from a site bashing Aspartame (Nutrasweet, Equal)